Police Officer Keith Tadashi Hashimoto
Reno Police Department
End of Watch: Friday, March 29, 1996
Tour of Duty: 7 years
Badge Number: Unknown
Cause of Death: Training accident
Date of Incident: Friday, March 29, 1996
Weapon Used: N/A
Suspect Info: N/A
Officer Keith Hashimoto was killed during a training accident at Fallon Naval Air Station.
Officer Hashimoto and other members of the department were conducting a joint training exercise with a team of Navy SEALs when his parachute failed to open during a jump. He was pronounced dead upon arrival of rescue units.
Officer Hashimito had served with the agency for 7 years.